Did you know ...?
- 38% of the UK population volunteer at least once a year, with 22% volunteering at least once a month.
- Volunteering contributes an estimated £22.6bn to the UK economy.
- The most popular ways of giving time are fundraising and running events, with sports organisations and groups being the most popular places to volunteer.
- The most common reason people give for why they volunteer is to improve things and to help others.